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Apr 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Commercial Real Estate Financing 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendThis year’s seminar will explore topics in commercial real estate financing that will be of interest to both seasoned practitioners as well as those still building their knowledge base. Our faculty of experienced attorneys, in conjunction with non-attorney real estate professionals, will discuss, among other topics, (i) the state of the real estate market and who is prov...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 25, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Illinois Professional Responsibility MCLE Marathon 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendPLI’s Illinois Professional Responsibility MCLE Marathon 2017 is designed to help attorneys practicing in Illinois meet their MCLE professional responsibility requirements, and will include discussion of best practices and new and emerging professionalism and ethical issues.What You Will Learn Update on ethical issues Ethical issues for in-house counsel Civility...

Practising Law Institute
May 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Compliance and Ethics Institute 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Please note that "ethics" in the program title refers to the “Compliance and Ethics Program” used in the Federal Sentencing Guidelines for Organizations. It does not specifically refer to legal ethics. Please check the credit calculator to the right for credit information for your jurisdiction.Why You Should AttendCompliance and ethics programs are essential to the success and growth o...

Practising Law Institute
May 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendThis three-day seminar has been designed to ensure that all attendees will benefit, from beginners to experts. The first two days will present a logical and comprehensive study of the basic framework and many important intricacies of Subchapter K, an area of the tax law that many believe can be understood only in its totality. The third day will focus on the application of par...

Practising Law Institute
May 4, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

22nd Annual Consumer Financial Services Institute

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendThe Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently celebrated its fifth anniversary and the consumer financial services industry is struggling to keep pace with the CFPB’s extraordinary number of regulatory and enforcement initiatives.  At the same time, other federal and state regulators and attorneys general are ramping up their activity.  All of these ...

Practising Law Institute
May 9, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Fundamentals Bootcamp 2017: An Introduction to Patent Drafting, Prosecution, and Litigation

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendThis program is directed to patent prosecuting and litigating attorneys and patent agents with or without a Patent Office registration number and with little or no patent experience. The program will focus on teaching the basics of claim drafting, patent application preparation and prosecution, and also provide a review of recent developments in the law. A litigator’s pe...

Practising Law Institute
May 11, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Licensing Agreements 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendIntellectual property licensing continues to grow increasingly complex.  The legal, regulatory and technical landscape is constantly evolving.  Building and maintaining a successful and effective practice requires that practitioners stay sharp and current in a wide variety of key areas. Whether utilized to develop technology, expand or create market opportunities, or...

Practising Law Institute
May 15, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Specialized Deposition Techniques 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendWhether you’ve done one deposition or one hundred, you need to be prepared to handle the special situations that arise and know how to identify and exploit the opportunities that exist.  This program covers a range of topics and scenarios that can challenge even the most seasoned litigators.  Our faculty of experienced litigators and deposition experts will out...

Practising Law Institute
May 15, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Staying Out of Trouble: Ethical Necessities 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendThis program will serve both as a refresher of ethical obligations, and also review recent developments impacting the professional responsibilities of attorneys in private practice as well as those who serve as inside counsel.  What You Will Learn Dealing with the dishonest or less-than-candid client Inside counsel ethics challenges Lawyer as whistleblower ...

Practising Law Institute
May 16, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendAt this perennial favorite, our experienced faculty will walk you through all of the steps associated with acquiring and selling a privately held company, whether it is a large independent corporation, a division or subsidiary of a large public company, or a smaller venture capital-backed or family-owned entrepreneurial enterprise. You will learn about the special issues that ...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of Accounting for Lawyers: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendFollow the money.  Whether you’re about to start the due diligence process in an M&A deal or you’re investigating an accounting fraud, knowing key accounting concepts will help you in legal matters like these where accounting lies at the heart of the issue.  So when you’re poring over financial statements and "following the money," looking for t...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 7, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Internal Investigations 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendKnowing how to conduct efficient and effective internal investigations is key to protecting your clients or company. Companies and their counsel need to be diligent and proactive in identifying risks and remedying potential issues. At this program, an expert faculty will review the fundamentals of conducting an effective and efficient investigation using a real-world hypotheti...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Eighteenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend        This program focuses on current critical issues of information privacy, cybersecurity and data protection faced by all companies.  The Internet and evolving mobile and virtualized information technologies, wired and wireless, have prompted the development of powerful tools for the collection, processing, storage and use of person...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 14, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Copyright Law in the Data Era 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendCopyright law is one of the most dynamic and headline-grabbing areas of law practice.  In recent years, copyright disputes delivered evermore of headline-grabbing litigation that reinforced or questioned some long-standing copyright law principles while touching off spirited debate in artistic, cultural and business circles.  Whether the issue addressed a controversi...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 15, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendThe catalyst could be the controversial name of a sports franchise or the design of an iconic athletic shoe.  Whatever the stimulus, trademark law is witnessing a global broadening of its reach on society and business that seems to glimpse just the start of this law’s boundless geographical impact.  As business globalizes and the online channels through which b...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 11, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

International Tax Issues 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendAs the world’s economies grow increasingly integrated through trade, acquisitions and joint ventures, U.S. international tax laws impact a greater percentage of businesses and transactions. These international tax rules affect not only large U.S. and non-U.S. based multinationals, but also increasingly affect mid-sized and smaller organizations and investors, financing t...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 19, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics in Mergers & Acquisitions 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Sep 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding the Securities Laws 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Oct 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Litigation 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Oct 25, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

19th Annual Commercial Real Estate Institute

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendImproving the skill of identifying, appreciating and weighing your client’s leverage in negotiating the commercial real estate fundamentals (rents, vacancy rates and development activity) will be the focus of the 2017 Commercial Real Estate Institute in this improving market. Practitioners with this understanding will find it easier to achieve and maintain a viable real ...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Pocket MBA 2017: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals

Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Nov 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding the Intellectual Property License 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Nov 15, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
This three-day program will focus on the tax issues presented by the entire spectrum of modern major corporate transactions, from relatively simple single-buyer acquisitions of a division or subsidiary to multi-party joint ventures, cross-border mergers, and complex acquisitions of public companies with domestic and foreign operations, including spin-offs and other dispositions of unwanted operati...

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